Should a fitness test be a part of your check-up?

Fitness can be a better indicator of someone's risk for heart disease and early death than standard risk factors such as smoking and obesity

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Economic Indicators

Instrument 11/03/2015 1 year ago
Call Rate 7.30 8.10
5 yrs GSec 7.30 8.92
10 yrs GSec 7.74 8.76
Bank rate 8.75 9.00
PLR 11.00/15.75 1.00/15.75
Deposit rate 8.00/8.75 8.00/9.25


THE ROAD TO PROSPERITY:  John Stoddard’s engraving of Clive Street in Calcutta, once headquarters to many of the managing agencies that dominated the business scene till the 1970s



China SUV maker begins upscale climb with luxury brand

Wei Jianjun's Great Wall Motor Co will unveil its WEY brand on November 16

Long avoided, Iran suddenly a hot tourist destination

Tourists take a selfie near the water fountains on Naqsh-e-Jahan square in Isfahan, Iran. Photo: Bloomberg The 2015 nuclear pact led to lifting of curbs and reconnection with the world


Hope springs eternal

Even as unemployment rate increases in the week ended Dec 4, optimism also grows

Ajai Shukla: Trumping up an India policy

The choice of mid-level officials by Donald Trump will be a key factor determining Washington's engagement with New Delhi



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